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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
532 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-011045-
HARPER-WOODS-ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-ELLIS-WOODWARD-MAJOR-GARFIELD-
NOBLE-ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-PAYNE-
BECKHAM-WASHITA-CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-
CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-
TILLMAN-COMANCHE-STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-COTTON-
JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-ATOKA-LOVE-MARSHALL-BRYAN-HARDEMAN-
FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-CLAY-
532 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN...
WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA...AND WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.THUNDERSTORMS...
THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE STORMS ACROSS SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA AND
WESTERN NORTH TEXAS.

.LOCATION...
THE RISK AREA IS SOUTH OF A LINE FROM ERICK TO CLINTON AND CHICKASHA
AND WEST OF CHICKASHA...PAULS VALLEY AND ARDMORE.

.TIMING...
SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM 4 PM THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

.IMPACTS...
LARGE HAIL TO THE SIZE OF GOLF BALLS AND WIND GUSTS TO 65 MPH
WILL BE THE MAIN HAZARDS. FREQUENT CLOUD-TO-GROUND LIGHTNING AND
HEAVY DOWNPOURS WILL ALSO OCCUR WITH THE STRONGER STORMS.

.DISCUSSION...
AFTERNOON HIGHS WILL REACH THE MID TO UPPER 80S IN ADVANCE OF A DRYLINE
IN SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS. CONVERGENCE ALONG
A DRYLINE AND AN APPROACHING TROUGH WILL RESULT IN WIDELY
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS BY LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
THUNDERSTORM INTENSITY WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE DURING THE MID TO
LATE EVENING.

OTHER THUNDERSTORMS ARE CERTAINLY POSSIBLE OUTSIDE OF THE SLIGHT RISK AREA
AND WILL POSE A RISK OF HAIL AND STRONG WINDS.

STORM SPOTTER GROUPS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL WITHIN THE
SLIGHT RISK AREA SHOULD BE READY FOR SEVERE WEATHER OPERATIONS.

.FOG...
AREAS OF FOG WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY BELOW 1 MILE THROUGH MID
MORNING...ESPECIALLY IN SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL OKLAHOMA AND PART OF
WESTERN NORTH TEXAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

.THUNDERSTORMS...
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...A FEW STRONG TO MARGINALLY SEVERE STORMS
WILL BE POSSIBLE IN FAR WESTERN OKLAHOMA AND THE ADJACENT AREA OF
NORTH TEXAS. OTHER STRONG STORMS MAY DEVELOP ALONG A COLD FRONT
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND EARLY THURSDAY MORNING IN NORTHERN
OKLAHOMA.

THE COLD FRONT WILL STALL OVER NORTHERN OKLAHOMA EARLY THURSDAY...BUT WILL
PUSH SOUTHWARD LATE IN THE DAY AS AN UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM APPROACHES.
STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS MAY FORM ALONG THE FRONT LATE THURSDAY
AFTERNOON AND NIGHT...ESPECIALLY ALONG AND SOUTHEAST OF
STILLWATER...OKLAHOMA CITY AND ARDMORE. LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING
WINDS WILL BE THE MAIN HAZARDS.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE AGAIN LATE SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY...ESPECIALLY
ACROSS SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA. ADDITIONAL STORMS ARE POSSIBLE ON
MONDAY.

.FIRE WEATHER...
VERY WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED IN FAR NORTHWEST OKLAHOMA
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. THIS COMBINED WITH GUSTY SOUTH WINDS WILL
RESULT IN CRITICAL TO NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER IS EXPECTED IN SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA AND
WESTERN NORTH TEXAS THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

GET GRAPHICS AND MORE DETAILS AT WEATHER.GOV/NORMAN...AND FOLLOW
OUR WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOK.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
525 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
011200-
PHILLIPS-SMITH-JEWELL-ROOKS-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-VALLEY-GREELEY-NANCE-
SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-DAWSON-BUFFALO-HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-
GOSPER-PHELPS-KEARNEY-ADAMS-CLAY-FILLMORE-FURNAS-HARLAN-FRANKLIN-
WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
525 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA AND
PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON
ACROSS MOST OF THE OUTLOOK AREA.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT...THERE IS A GOOD CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS WITHIN THE MAJORITY OF THE OUTLOOK AREA. PRIMARILY
BETWEEN 4 PM AND MIDNIGHT...THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK FOR SOME STORMS
TO BECOME SEVERE...ESPECIALLY WITHIN NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS AND EAST
OF A LINE FROM GREELEY...TO KEARNEY...TO ALMA IN SOUTH CENTRAL
NEBRASKA. AT THIS TIME...THE MAIN SEVERE WEATHER THREATS APPEAR TO
BE HAIL UP TO AROUND PING PONG BALL SIZE...AND DAMAGING WIND GUSTS
TO AROUND 60 MPH OR HIGHER. THERE COULD ALSO BE A NARROW CORRIDOR OF
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL OF AT LEAST 1 TO 2 INCHES...ALTHOUGH THE
EXACT PLACEMENT OF THIS PRIMARY RAIN BAND IS STILL SOMEWHAT
UNCERTAIN.

SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEAST OF A LINE FROM GREELEY TO YORK NEBRASKA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB PAGE:
   HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/HASTINGS  (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
510 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-011015-
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-CHASE-
RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-WOODSON-ALLEN-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-
SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-LABETTE-
510 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...SOUTH
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PATCHY FOG IS POSSIBLE IN MUCH OF SOUTHEAST KANSAS UNTIL AROUND 9
AM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

SOUTH WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS FROM 35 TO 40
MPH WILL PRODUCE A VERY HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER ACROSS ALL
AREAS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON PRIMARILY
ALONG...AND NORTHWEST...OF A LINE FROM LINCOLN TO GREAT BEND WHERE
HAIL UP TO QUARTER-SIZED AND 50 TO 60 MPH GUSTS MAY OCCUR. A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE FOR FAR SOUTHEAST KANSAS BUT THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WOULD BE NEITHER STRONG NOR SEVERE.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL GREATLY INCREASE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...ESPECIALLY
OVER CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS. HAIL UP TO NICKEL-SIZED AND
GUSTS AROUND 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE FOR MOST AREAS.

THUNDERSTORMS...AGAIN CAPABLE OF HAIL UP TO NICKEL-SIZED AND GUSTS
AROUND 50 MPH...ARE POSSIBLE FOR PRIMARILY SOUTHEAST KANSAS ON
THURSDAY AND FAR SOUTHEAST KANSAS EARLY THURSDAY EVENING.

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE FOR SOUTHEAST KANSAS SUNDAY NIGHT
AND MONDAY BUT SHOULD BE NEITHER STRONG NOR SEVERE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

&&

FOR A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THIS INFORMATION...SEE OUR WEBPAGE AT
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/WICHITA/HWO/HWO.PHP

$$

ES

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
429 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-312130-
CIMARRON-TEXAS-BEAVER-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-
HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-
GRAY-WHEELER-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-DONLEY-COLLINGSWORTH-
429 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLES.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE SOUTHEASTERN
TEXAS PANHANDLE AND FAR EASTERN OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. SEVERE STORMS ARE NOT ANTICIPATED...HOWEVER...A FEW STRONG
STORMS ARE POSSIBLE WITH HAIL UP TO PENNY SIZE AND WIND GUSTS
EXCEEDING 50 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON WEDNESDAY ACROSS THE
OKLAHOMA AND TEXAS PANHANDLES. THE WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE PANHANDLES
COULD APPROACH CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR A FEW HOURS ON WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

AREA FIRE MANAGERS AND EMERGENCY OFFICIALS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR
ELEVATED OR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

$$

ELSENHEIMER

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
313 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

COZ090>092-KSZ001>004-013>016-027>029-041-042-NEZ079>081-010915-
YUMA-KIT CARSON-CHEYENNE CO-CHEYENNE KS-RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-
SHERMAN-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-WALLACE-LOGAN-GOVE-GREELEY-WICHITA-
DUNDY-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
313 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL COLORADO...
EXTREME SOUTHWEST NEBRASKA AND NORTHWEST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

AN ELEVATED FIRE DANGER WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON MAINLY NORTH
OF INTERSTATE 70 AND WEST OF HIGHWAY 25 DUE TO LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

AN ELEVATED FIRE DANGER WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY
DUE TO LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY.

THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING EAST OF HIGHWAY 25 IN NORTHWEST
KANSAS...AND A MARGINAL RISK ELSEWHERE. LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING
WINDS WILL BE THE PRIMARY THREATS.

RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW ACROSS THE AREA THURSDAY NIGHT. SOME
LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE WEST OF HIGHWAY
25...INCLUDING NORTHEAST COLORADO.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

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